Morehead State Theses and Dissertations

Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)


Biological Science

First Advisor

Brian C. Reeder

Second Advisor

David P. Smith

Third Advisor

Michael C. Compton


A thesis presented to the faculty of the College of Science, Morehead State University, in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Degree Master of Science by Brandon L. Yates July 5, 2017.



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